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    (Original post by whita)
    I am sure you love it, everyone seems to love manchester!!!!! its a great place
    Haha i'd like to go catered but i'm veggie so not sure if the food would be a bit rubbish.
    Yeah, i can't wait now!
    You local to Manchester?

    I've read that the veggie option from the catered isn't bad.
    But nothing beats cooking yourself I guess!
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    (Original post by iamlovinit05)
    You local to Manchester?

    I've read that the veggie option from the catered isn't bad.
    But nothing beats cooking yourself I guess!
    About an hour drive so not too far away So yeah i have been a fair few times and just love it!!
    Yeah i have aswell, but im a bit fussy, not too keen on a fair amount of vegetables, so feeling my cooking may the best yeah!
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    Firmed for Chem eng
    AAA and chose it since imperial were antisocial enough to offer 3 A*s and also the third year in industry looks like a sweet deal
    Accomodation wise it'll have to be Fallowfield, leaving me with a choice between OP OH and richmond
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    im thinking of putting Whitworth park as a preference in september and am a bit curious as to how the single sex areas work. My boyfriend would come to stay for a day or two with me when i start at uni, but would he be allowed to stay with me in a single sex flat?
    And is the same in other accommodation?
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    Firm Course; Hebrew and Israeli Studies
    Insurance; Middle Eastern Languages - Hebrew & Persian
    Offer; BBC (for both)
    Why Manchester; Its such a diverse city and it's just amazing, it's far enough away from home to move out but close enough for visiting!
    Halls; St. Gabriels
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    Subject:- MEng Aerospace Engineering (Firm)
    Offer:- AAA
    Accomodation:- Weston, Fairfield and Lambert
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    Firm Medicine AAA
    I'm thinking of Richmond Park and Wright Robinson. I wanted Owens Park but I don't want catered
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    (Original post by whita)
    About an hour drive so not too far away So yeah i have been a fair few times and just love it!!
    Yeah i have aswell, but im a bit fussy, not too keen on a fair amount of vegetables, so feeling my cooking may the best yeah!
    Ahh i see then. probably going to be cheaper to cook yourself as well.
    Honestly, i dont know how ashburne's gonna be as its relatively small and theres a decent number of postgrads. wonder how fun'll it be.
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    (Original post by iamlovinit05)
    Ahh i see then. probably going to be cheaper to cook yourself as well.
    Honestly, i dont know how ashburne's gonna be as its relatively small and theres a decent number of postgrads. wonder how fun'll it be.
    Yeahh id be interested to see aswell!!!! its in fallowfields so im sure something will be going on
    just applied: Sheavyn house, Oak housee, Whitworth park
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    firmed.
    economics and philosophy.
    aab.

    still considering accommodation, not sure whether en suite is the way to go or not.
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    (Original post by whita)
    Yeahh id be interested to see aswell!!!! its in fallowfields so im sure something will be going on
    just applied: Sheavyn house, Oak housee, Whitworth park

    Awesome . Sheavyn looks quite nice, but it's kinda expensive. I think it shares it's freshers week with Ashburne but i'm not too sure!
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    (Original post by whita)
    im thinking of putting Whitworth park as a preference in september and am a bit curious as to how the single sex areas work. My boyfriend would come to stay for a day or two with me when i start at uni, but would he be allowed to stay with me in a single sex flat?
    And is the same in other accommodation?
    I can't say for certain, but based on experience of single sex areas of accomodation in other universities that'd be no problem whatsoever. Yeah, you'll be put in a flat with people your own sex, but it's not as though they'll stop guys from coming in, it's not a boarding school.
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    Firrrrmed!!

    Subject: Medicine
    Offer: Basically Unconditional (if i fill out a health questionnaire/CRB check)
    Why Manchester?: Course, City, Nightlife etc.. whats not to like?! (oh maybe the fact its apparently got the highest crime rates in UK :/)
    Accommodation you're thinking of selecting?: Applied for: Owens Park, Woolten Hall and Allen hall.

    Anyone know what the "standard" rooms in Allen Hall actually are, do they have a washbasin.. ?

    (Original post by CraigKirk)
    I'll join in!
    Hi Craig seeing you everywhere! hahah.
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    (Original post by rozca)
    Hi Craig seeing you everywhere! hahah.
    Indeed! Chances are I'll probably be seeing a lot more of you too!
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    Subject: Biomedical Science
    Offer: AAB
    Why Manchester: Lively city, amazing reputation for research and Life Science
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    Course: Business Management and Spanish
    Offer: AAB
    Why Manchester?: Know the city, love it, got a 'buzz' about it, great nightlife, good course - can't wait!
    Accommodation: Bowden Court, Grosvenor Place, Whitworth Park
    BUT, can't make my mind up as to which to firm - there or Queen's. Only got 'til 9th May to decide! :confused:
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    (Original post by DarkWave93)
    Subject:- MEng Aerospace Engineering (Firm)
    Offer:- AAA
    Accomodation:- Weston, Fairfield and Lambert

    what did you get for GCSEs and what A-level subjects did you do. did you have an interview with them or any tests.i am asking so much because i want to get into aerospace in manchester.
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    Firmed for Sociology. AAB. Want to be in Richmond Park, love it!
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    (Original post by kaboon-supreme)
    what did you get for GCSEs and what A-level subjects did you do. did you have an interview with them or any tests.i am asking so much because i want to get into aerospace in manchester.
    I did not have an interview. I got 3A* 6As and a couple of Bs in GCSE. Don't worry about GCSE's tbh.......i dont think they care much abt gcse's.......as long as you have a good personal statement, a good reference and meet thier minimum requirements.....you should be offered a place.
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    Subject: Medicine
    Offer: AAA
    Why Manchester?: CURRY MILE
    Accommodation you're thinking of selecting?: Richmond or sheavyn
Updated: August 17, 2012
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